Under The Patronage of The Custodian of The Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud


Turning Talk Into Action

Ministerial Roundtable: 9 January 2024

Conference and Exhibition: 10-11 January 2024

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Turning Talk Into Action

A Turning Point for Minerals

Global demand for minerals and metals will grow exponentially in the coming years and decades to meet the needs of modern society and enable the energy transition.

Nation will seek to secure supply of these critical minerals.

Host countries and communities will want a fair share of the benefits from their resources.

New sources of supply will need to be found.

Minerals and investors are increasingly looking at new regions with attractive resource endowment.


At Crossroads Between Africa and Asia

Convened by Saudi Arabia, the Future Minerals Forum (FMF) is a platform designed to enable the creation of resilient mineral value chains in the vast resouce rich super region of Africa, Western and Central Asia.

Saudi Arabia has the vision, the mineral endowment, a large market, regional relationships, and the right geography to become a hub for the mineral value chain.

The Future Minerals Forum (FMF) brings countries and private sectors together to turn talk to action.

What To Expect?


Participants (13,000 in-person & 13,000 virtual)


CEOs from leading organizations
(minerals and metal value chain)


International and Regional Speakers




Sponsors and Exhibitors


Government Minister & Country Delegations


High Profile & Strategic Conference Sessions


International Development Organizations

Conference Program

Featuring more than 40 Sessions, topics include:

The Conference offers delegates with a great opportunity to engage in high level strategic and technical conversations to learn, acquire insights and contribute to shape the future of the minerals.

Developing a global critical mineral strategy.

Incorporating centers of excellence into regional strategies.

Establishing a global transparent standard for mineral supply.

Creating green metal value chains applying new technologies.

International Exhibition

Host to 150+ exhibitors and industry sponsors that will bespoke solutions and services to the mineral value chain. Exhibit where 2000+ key buyers and industry experts from 150+ countries are projected to attend to find, specify and purchase new services and products.

The exhibition offers organizaitons the opportunity to presnt the value and specialized services they can bring to the industry.


Be Part of The Discussion

The time is now and the place is here to start a global conversation about future minerals.

Promote the minerals super rich regions of Africa, Wester and Central Asia

Create a multistakeholder space for discussing the complex challenges and identifying solutions for supplying the minerals the world needs

Attract investment in developing minerals value chain across the super region

Early Confirmed Speakers

Keep Updated With The Latest From FMF

At the Future Minerals Forum, you will have the opportunity to network with industry experts, government officials, and investors, sharing success stories from around the world.